Lyme Organizations & Services Directory

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Receive a daily "Good Morning" telephone call.

This is a free service for residents of Grafton County who are living alone, homebound or at risk for falls or accidents. Sponsored by the Grafton County Senior Citizens Council.

Phone: (603) 448-1825
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The center is open five days a week with a full schedule including exercise classes, health clinics, activities, lectures, movies, lunches and trips.

Exercise classes include: strength, balance, stretching, cardio vascular, Zumba Gold and chair exercises

Activities include: ceramics, book group, bridge, knitting

For the monthly calendar and newsletter, visit the center's website.

Phone: (603) 643-5531
Phone (alt.): (603) 640-5304
Provides a range of support services, from a food bank and meals, to lifeskill education like budgeting.
Phone: (603) 448-4553
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Orford Senior Center
Contact: Lisa Minickiello, Director
The center serves the residents of Orford and Lyme with Tuesday activities preceding
a lunch.

Typically exercise programs followed by live music, starting at 10:30 a.m.

The senior center will also arrange for meals to be delivered to your home Monday
through Friday. (The center is part of the Grafton County Senior Citizens Council.)

Phone: (603) 353-9107
Provides a wide variety of continuing education courses.

Classes cover a broad range of topics from Shakespeare, Pete
Seeger and Sinatra to the World Wars, the Middle East and American politics and presidents to
art, classical music, forensic anthropology, fly fishing, birding and kayaking. In recent years,
participants have had backstage access to the production of local theater; focused on the best
films of leading directors and actors; learned the best tips and techniques for solving crossword
puzzles, painting watercolors and selling on eBay; traveled to Botswana, the Basque Country,
and Cuba, and learned to write memoirs and screenplays. Membership required plus a fee for
each course.

Phone: (603) 646-0154
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A service provided by DHMC which enables people living independently to summon emergency help through their telephone by using the waterproof Lifeline button they're wearing.

Works within about 200 yards of the home. Monthly fee with free installation.

Phone: (603) 653-1610
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Provides free counseling and representation in civil cases relating to housing, health care, nursing care and public benefits. There are no asset and/or income eligibility limits for clients over 60.
Phone: (888) 353-9944
Open Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM, the center provides book clubs, bus trips, guest speakers, exercise classes, computer lab and entertainment as well as meals, recreation, transportation, adult day care, health screenings and social services. The center also offers legal services, tax assistance, and help with household chores and maintenance. (The center is part of the Grafton County Senior Citizens Council, whose mission is to work with senior citizens who need support to maintain an independent lifestyle.)
Phone: (603) 448-4213

We are pleased to make this valuable resource* available. Feedback, corrections, and additions are welcome. All listings have been recommended Lyme residents or are Lyme residents. CCL updates the list as a community service, but we do not endorse any particular contractors. A printable version will be updated periodically. For additions or corrections, contact us.

*The Lyme Contractor and Service Providers listing that is the basis of this directory was initiated by former Lyme neighbor, Jess Lahey. For years, she updated and shared the listing, based on listserv posts about individuals and local businesses serving Lyme residents. Thank you, Jess!